Classification certificate for object 2016fbz
TNS Classification Report No. 359 [ 2016TNSCR.605....1R ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-29 09:11:32
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: None

Liming Rui, Xiaofeng Wang (Tsinghua University), Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016fbz

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.04

Remarks: A spectrum taken on UT Aug. 27.60 2016 with the Xinglong 2.16-m telescope of NAOC is consistent with a type Ia supernova at around one week after maximum light. The SNID fit gives a redshift from 0.035 to 0.046 for the host galaxy.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-08-27 14:24:00
Instrument: Phot-spec
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: